Location & Getting There


Louvigne du Desert is ideally located to access the Brittany Coast, Normandy Beaches and the delights of Normandy and Brittany. St Hilaire du Harcouet is 7-10 mins drive due north and Fougeres 15 min drive due south. Both towns have a wide selection of restaurants and shops and an extensive market once a week.

You will be 30-40 mins drive from Mont St Michel, 30 mins from Avranches and the beaches of the west coast of the Cherbourg peninsular. St Malo and the delights of Concale with its fabulous fish restaurants are only 1 hour away through beautiful countryside. Caen and the Normandy landings beaches are only 1-1.5 hrs away.

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Getting there

Motoring from the Channel Ports

Easy access from the ferry ports of Caen (1.15 / 1.30 hrs), Cherbourg (2-2.15 hrs), St Malo (1-1.15 hrs).

From Caen A84 to Avranches the at J33 D976 to Ducey and St Hilaire du Harcouet then D177 to Louvigne du Desert. Travel time from J33 30 mins.

From Cherbourg N13 and N174 to St Lo and A84, then as above.

From St Malo N137 then N176 towards Pontorson/Avranches. At Pontorson follow signs to St James and the D14 to Louvigne du Desert. Then D177 to St Hilaire du Harcouet.